We work closely with Government and policymakers, representing the sharing economy community, and lobbying for changes to protect consumers and sharing economy businesses.
Our members sign up to a central code of conduct, to maintain and set standards for staff training, safety and complaints procedures. Click on the link below to read the full Code of Conduct.Our Code of Conduct
Sharing Economy UK was launched in March 2015 following a Government-commissioned independent review, entitled ‘Unlocking the UK’s Sharing Economy’, published in November 2014.About us
The sharing economy involves using internet technologies to connect groups of people and organisations to make better use of goods, skills, services, capital and spaces.
Our three key objectives
Make the UK a global centre for the sharing economy
Promote kitemark TrustSeal for responsible sharing economy practices
Respond to the shared challenges and opportunities of our members
A bet on the future
Richard Laughton, chair of Sharing Economy UK, looks at what 2018 has in store for the industry.
How Can Cities Leverage the Potential of the ‘Sharing Economy’?
Sharing Economy UK contributes to a World Economic Forum #sharingcities report, highlighting the TrustSeal which is the...
Milken Institute London Summit - End of Ownership: Life in the Shared Economy
Our Chair, Richard Laughton, participated in a panel session about the sharing economy at the Milken Institute...